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Barring a few key wins, men’s basketball struggling early on in conference

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Abe Seldowitz, Staff Reporter

January 23, 2020

Conference play has commenced for Green Wave men’s basketball. The team started its AAC games on Monday, Dec. 30, beginning with a road trip to square off against the then No. 9 University of Memphis. Tulane trailed Memphis by three points in the last few minutes of the game but could not close the ga...

Winterfest: a new athletic tradition

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Owen Scher, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2019

This October, Tulane Athletics is introducing an exciting opportunity for Green Wave fans. The inaugural Winterfest will take place Thursday, Oct. 24, at Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse. Winterfest is billed as a celebration of the upcoming seasons for Tulane’s winter sports teams....

FULLABALOO: Men’s basketball makes audacious decision, continues competing

Daisy Rymer | Sports Layout Editor

Olivia Henderson, Troy Bolton Expert

March 27, 2019

This article is for The Fullabaloo, The Hullabaloo’s satirical April Fool’s issue. The information and interviews below are completely fictional and for entertainment purposes only.  After Coach Dunleavy’s departure, Tulane Athletics faced a difficult decision: hire a new men’s basketball coach or let the team coach itself....

Men’s basketball travels to Memphis to battle Tigers in first round of AAC Tournament

Redshirt senior Jordan Cornish faces off against Wichita State.

Ezra Weber, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2019

Following a heart wrenching overtime loss to Wichita State in the final game of the regular season, the Green Wave men’s basketball team will open the American Athletic Conference tournament by taking on fifth seeded University of Memphis Tigers (19-12), desperately hoping for an upset win.   ...

A Quick Huddle: Men’s basketball edition

Redshirt senior Jordan Cornish battles against UCF

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

January 30, 2019

With only 11 games left in the regular season, conference play is in full swing for Tulane men’s basketball. The Green Wave has suffered a season of lows, with a 4-15 overall record and an active nine-game losing streak. Tulane has yet to defeat another American Athletic Conference team, a refl...

Wrapping up: Green Wave men’s basketball finishes much-improved season

Senior Cam Reynolds goes into a triple threat in his final regular season game at UCF. Reynolds was Tulane’s only senior this year.

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

March 7, 2018

With Tulane men's basketball's loss at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, the team officially finished its regular season. The 2017-18 campaign will end with a record of 14-16, along with a record of 5-13 in American Athletic Conference play. Though the team finished 10th in conference for...

Men’s basketball celebrates Mardi Gras in style with themed jerseys

Men’s basketball celebrates Mardi Gras in style with themed jerseys

Cullen Fagan, Associate Sports Editor

February 7, 2018

On Jan. 31, just days after the first Mardi Gras parades of the year, Tulane men's basketball debuted its new Mardi Gras-themed jerseys against East Carolina University. The team also wore them in its game against Temple University this past Sunday. It follows in the tradition of New Orleans' NBA team, the New...

Raising the bar: Tulane men’s basketball changes course, heads toward more successful season

Raising the bar: Tulane men's basketball changes course, heads toward more successful season

Grant Barnes, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2017

After starting a dreary 1-3 last season, Tulane men's basketball has changed course for the better and, with a revamped roster, is rolling along at 2-0 to start the season. The team is currently preparing to take this momentum and confidence to the Caribbean as it takes part in the Jamaica Classic at Montego Bay, Jamaica. After th...

Green Wave basketball starts off season with win against LIU Brooklyn Friday night

No. 35 junior guard Melvin Frazier put up 19 points against LIU Brooklyn Friday night in Devlin Fieldhouse.

Shea Dobson, Sports Editor

November 11, 2017

The Green Wave men’s basketball team opened its season against the LIU Brooklyn Blackbirds Friday night. With a core of new freshmen and transfer players finally eligible to play in Head Coach Mike Dunleavy Sr.’s system, the Green Wave looked like a rejuvenated team as they clipped the Blackbirds’...

Tulane athletes participate in Special Olympics Clinic

Members of Tulane's football, baseball and men's basketball teams led clinics and drills with participants from the Special Olympics Unified Sports program on the basketball courts of the Reily Center on March 18.

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor

March 23, 2017

While most of Tulane's athletes are deep in the throes of the offseason, members of various teams have shifted gears from dunking and diving to community outreach. On Saturday, several Tulane athletes participated in a clinic for members of the Special Olympics Unified Sports program. The two groups...

Transfer trend continues: Men’s basketball loses 20 players in five seasons

Transfer trend continues: Men's basketball loses 20 players in five seasons

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter

March 23, 2017

Even though it means riding the bench for a season, student-athletes often transfer. Their reasons range from changes in coaching staff to a lack of playing time. Transferring is most common in basketball, which has more than double those of football and triple those of baseball. According to For...

Colin Slater left New Orleans after Katrina, returns for basketball

Courtesy of Tulane Athletics

Madeline Billeaud, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2017

When Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005, more than a million people were displaced, many of whom never returned to the city they once called home. Freshman Colin Slater was one of these displaced residents. Despite being away for 11 years, his love for the city led him back home as he pursues...